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FDI projects into Spain continue to fall in 2013

Investment projects in Spain continue to decline in 2013, but capital expenditure is on the up. 

M&A deals in western Europe hits low point

M&A activity involving western European target companies is down in August, according to M&A tracker Zephyr.

Basque Country defies the pain in Spain

Basque Country defies the pain in Spain

By undercutting the rest of the country in terms of corporate tax, establishing a range of incentives and developing clusters in strategic economic sectors, the Basque Country has become a significant hub for FDI in Spain, and one of the few destinations to maintain its appeal throughout the county's current economic crisis.

Spain's FDI salvation

Spain's FDI salvation?

Spain is in crisis, with unemployment at a record high, social morale alarmingly low, and charges of corruption being brought against its bankers, politicians and even its royal family. The only salvation, and one that has the potential to help the country return to its feet, is the slowly rising level of FDI inflows.

Vueling tears up the rule book

Vueling tears up the rule book

Vueling’s cheap flights and customer service-focused approach have brought the budget airline success, despite breaking every commandment in the low-cost carrier bible. 

High-tech boost for Barcelona

While FDI into Spain has decreased in the first nine months of 2012 when compared with the same period in 2011, Barcelona has experienced a significant increase in FDI in this period.

In Dispute December 2012/January 2013

The number of arbitrations concerning incentive schemes for green energy has increased in recent years.

Barcelona defies Spain's decline in FDI

While FDI into Spain has decreased in the first nine months of 2012, compared to the same period in 2011, Barcelona has experienced a significant increase in FDI in this period.

Embassies make promotional play

Embassies turn their hand to investment promotion

As the capacity for embassies and diplomats to target and attract investment grows, countries are becoming increasingly eager to restructure their operations in a bid to best utilise these new promotional agents.

Spain takes larger share of global FDI in 2012

FDI into Spain accounted for less than 1% of all projects globally in the first five months of 2011, but an uptick in investment has seen this proportion increase in 2012.

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